Electronic Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Engineering

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Electronic Skills List in Engineering

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for an Electronic role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Electronic job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 46% of Electronic job descriptions contained electronics as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

electronics
46%
soldering
26%
pcb
26%
electronic engineering
26%
electronic
23%
engineering
20%
pcb design
20%
repair
17%
electrical
17%
electrical engineering
13%
assembly
13%
engineer
13%
technician
13%
production
10%
sdh
10%
gsm
10%
development
10%
testing
10%
industrial
10%
manufacturing
10%
network
10%
overhaul
10%
refurbishment
10%
maintenance
10%
test
10%
research
10%
electronic circuit design
10%
telecommunications
10%
solderer
10%
pcb layout
10%
embedded c
10%
digital circuits
10%
analog circuits
10%
bench
10%
schematic capture
7%
dmm
7%
automated
7%
analog
7%
field
7%
test equipment
7%
function generator
7%
rework
7%
jtag
7%
digital electronics
7%
assemblies
7%
pads
7%
hardware solutions
7%
power electronics
7%
electronic hardware
7%
analogue circuits
7%
creo
7%
engineering qualification
4%
embedded software
4%
high speed digital
4%
training
4%
fpga
4%
crimping
4%
assembler
4%
cambridge
4%
electromechanical
4%
fitter
4%
mechanical
4%
optical
4%
product development
4%
defence
4%
radiation
4%
c++
4%
microcontrollers
4%
arm
4%
altium
4%
electronic design
4%
design engineer
4%
rf
4%
defense
4%
engineering experience
4%
aerospace
4%
ipc-a-610
4%
automation
4%
control systems
4%
design
4%
plc
4%
layout
4%
circuit design
4%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

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